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Internet providers in 52402

Find internet providers serving the 52402 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52402 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL68%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic0.530%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
ImOn Communications - -Cable48%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative $74.95 50 - 300 MbpsCable13%
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52402 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 52402 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Iowa - 96%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 52402 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 64% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 30% of those living in the 52402 ZIP code.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 52402 area, and 99.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 52402, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Cedar Rapids

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Aureon Network Services 20 Mbps 13 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 152 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 28 Mbps 9 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 52402

The largest internet providers serving the 52402 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 52402 ZIP code, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 100% of the area. Cedar Rapids’s third most-available internet provider, Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative, offers cable to around 13% of residents in the 52402 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 52402 ZIP code, covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Cedar Rapids, $55.97.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cedar Rapids, $0.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 52402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cedar Rapids's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 52402 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52402 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Cedar Rapids, $55.97.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cedar Rapids, $0.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 52402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cedar Rapids's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative cable internet

Provider

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative

Starting price*
$74.95/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.5 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 52402 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52402 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative start at $74.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Cedar Rapids, $55.97.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cedar Rapids, $0.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.5 Mbps in 52402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Cedar Rapids's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 52402 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 52402 and the greater Cedar Rapids area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Cedar Rapids at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Cedar Rapids at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 52402 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Cedar Rapids may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Cedar Rapids cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 52402 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 52402 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 52402. The next fastest internet provider in the 52402 ZIP code is Palo Cooperative Telephone Association, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 8.880% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52402 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cedar Rapids, $55.97.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52402 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city. ImOn Communications also offers fiber internet in 52402 and is available to 12% of households.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.